Christmas at the Bend at Jeffers Bend

Join in the fun at this year’s Christmas at the Bend! The event will take place at Jeffers Bend Environmental Center in Hopkinsville on Saturday, December 5th from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. You can enjoy refreshments such as homemade cookies, apples and apple slices, hot chocolate, and hot apple cider! Make Christmas cards for nursing home residents, create fun craft projects, learn about wintertime bird-feeding and fire safety, and have your photo* taken with Santa and Mrs. Claus!

Admission is $5 per car | $10 per bus (up to 15 passengers) | $15 per bus (16+ passengers) | Free for Military Families & First Responders
*(Additional $5 fee for photo with Santa)
Tickets may be purchased from: Jeffers Bend Environmental Center on Metcalfe Lane, a member of the Jeffers Bend Steering Committee, the gate on the day of the event.

For questions or more information on the event, call Charles Turner (RC&D Coordinator/Volunteer) at the Jeffers Bend office at 270-885-5600 or email [email protected]

Vintage Christmas in July with She Shed Crafting Shop

Vintage Ceramic Christmas Tree painting in July

Get the jump on Christmas and enjoy our special pricing for these adorable ceramic trees like you remember when you were a kid.

Complete with all the supplies. Their trees are pre-fired, come with a light kit, and multi-colored light pegs.

No prior painting required. Just the desire to have fun and be creative.

Three size options.

Ugly Christmas Sweater Party – at Hopkinsville Fraternal Order of Eagles 3423

Come hang out and have fun at The Hopkinsville Eagles, at our first ever Ugly Christmas Sweater party and Christmas karaoke contest! Alan and Chasity Morgan will be here playing the tunes and singing the night away. Wear your “ugliest” Christmas attire and join the fun! Fun, food and games all night! Prizes and merriment galore! All welcome and encouraged to come!

Coloring with Santa – at Amanda’s Cupcake Cafe

Bring the family out to Coloring with Santa at Amanda’s Cupcake Cafe! Cost is $5 per person. Each child will receive a Snoopy Stocking to color and crayons! Santa will be stationary, and children will have great and personal time to spend with him! Bring your own camera and take as many pictures as you like!

Food and drinks are available for purchase.

Seating is limited. Call 270-987-2144 to place reservation.

Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest – at A.J.’s Kitchen

It’s Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest time at A.J.’s Kitchen! On Saturday, December 21st, wear the ugliest holiday sweater you have to be entered in their contest for a $50 gift certificate. Pictures (does not have to include face) will be posted and judged by customers. On Monday, December 23rd, a winner will be announced and contacted.

Saturday with The Grinch at Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library

The Grinch will read a story at 1:00 pm and will be available for pictures afterwards. Crafts will follow. The first 70 people to arrive in Whoville will be able to get a coloring book signed by The Grinch for $5. Proceeds benefit Imagination Library.